The Resource The dependent gene : the fallacy of nature/nurture, David Scott Moore

The dependent gene : the fallacy of nature/nurture, David Scott Moore

Label
The dependent gene : the fallacy of nature/nurture
Title
The dependent gene
Title remainder
the fallacy of nature/nurture
Statement of responsibility
David Scott Moore
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses the developmental systems perspective in biology, which proposes that genes and the environment contribute in an integrated manner to the traits an organism finally develops
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1960-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Moore, David Scott
Index
index present
LC call number
QH438.5
LC item number
.M66 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2002 A-754
  • QH 438.5
NLM item number
M821d 2002
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nature and nurture
  • Phenotype
  • Genotype-environment interaction
  • Genotype
  • Individuality
  • Adaptation, Biological
  • Adaptation, Physiological
  • Developmental Biology
  • Genetics, Behavioral
  • Genetics, Medical
  • Social Environment
  • Genotype-environment interaction
  • Nature and nurture
  • Phenotype
Label
The dependent gene : the fallacy of nature/nurture, David Scott Moore
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A W.H. Freeman Book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 290-302) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
From Aristotle's wonder to a fork in the road : the wrenching of genetics from development -- What Galton's eugenics has wrought : behavior genetics and heritability -- Listening to twins : a critique of twin studies -- Dependent genes : essential biology and DNA -- Running noses, smelling feet : a primer on embryology -- Brain basics : some revelations of developmental neuroscience -- A turtle in the shade : the development of sexual characteristics -- The Dutch Hungerwinter and The cat in the hat : how prenatal environments affect our traits -- Chicken shoes and monkey foods : the not-so-subtle effects of some very subtle postnatal experiences -- Tornadoes, stars, and human beings : the developmental systems perspective -- The modern synthesis : what mother nature selects -- Legacies : how we get our environments -- On big muscles and facial hair : reconsidering "inherited," "acquired," and "innate" -- The fetal ape : consequences of integrating development and evolution -- When cows fly : the full-blown demise of genetic determinism -- Budging The bell curve : implications for education -- Finding the cost of freedom : complexity and responsibility -- Medical marvels : implications for genetic and environmental therapies -- Owning cloning : implications for new reproductive technologies
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
vi, 312 pages
Isbn
9780716740247
Lccn
2001002098
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)46713075
  • (OCoLC)ocm46713075
Label
The dependent gene : the fallacy of nature/nurture, David Scott Moore
Publication
Note
"A W.H. Freeman Book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 290-302) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
From Aristotle's wonder to a fork in the road : the wrenching of genetics from development -- What Galton's eugenics has wrought : behavior genetics and heritability -- Listening to twins : a critique of twin studies -- Dependent genes : essential biology and DNA -- Running noses, smelling feet : a primer on embryology -- Brain basics : some revelations of developmental neuroscience -- A turtle in the shade : the development of sexual characteristics -- The Dutch Hungerwinter and The cat in the hat : how prenatal environments affect our traits -- Chicken shoes and monkey foods : the not-so-subtle effects of some very subtle postnatal experiences -- Tornadoes, stars, and human beings : the developmental systems perspective -- The modern synthesis : what mother nature selects -- Legacies : how we get our environments -- On big muscles and facial hair : reconsidering "inherited," "acquired," and "innate" -- The fetal ape : consequences of integrating development and evolution -- When cows fly : the full-blown demise of genetic determinism -- Budging The bell curve : implications for education -- Finding the cost of freedom : complexity and responsibility -- Medical marvels : implications for genetic and environmental therapies -- Owning cloning : implications for new reproductive technologies
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
vi, 312 pages
Isbn
9780716740247
Lccn
2001002098
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)46713075
  • (OCoLC)ocm46713075

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